Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Coleman Jet Adds Lear 55 to Charter Fleet Gary, Indiana - Coleman Jet, a B. Coleman Aviation company, has added a second Lear 55 to its private jet charter fleet. The aircraft is conveniently based at the Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE) in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. This midsize jet offers spacious seating for seven passengers with a four-club configuration and an aft 3-place divan, reclining seats and a refreshment center. The...
Baker Aviation Maintenance and Contact Aviation Join Forces for Avionics/ADS-B Solutions and Beyond June 2017 – Addison, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full-service aircraft maintenance, management, and charter company in North Texas, announced an agreement with Contact Aviation to provide avionics installation and repairs, including ADS-B/C. Contact Aviation is focused on avionics installations that increase the safety and reliability of business jets, turboprops, rotorcraft, and...
NBAA: CNBC Poll Reaffirms Americans' Opposition to Privatizing ATC Washington, DC, June 20, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed a survey, released by CNBC on June 19, revealing widespread opposition to a proposal – long pushed by the big airlines – for giving oversight of air traffic control (ATC) to a new entity, govenered by a private board of directors. Proposals for privatizing ATC have been promoted...
Savis, Bradar and Thales to Partner in Air Traffic Control Radar Solutions Paris, France, June 19, 2017 – Savis and Bradar, affiliated companies to Embraer Defense & Security, and Thales announced today at the Paris Air Show a cooperation agreement to jointly evaluate business opportunities in air traffic control radar and systems in civil and military worldwide markets. According to the agreement, Savis, Bradar and Thales – as well as its affiliated...
VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum Program Eagerly Anticipated The organizers of the VI Baltic Business Aviation Forum (BBAF), taking place in Jurmala, Latvia, on 10 August 2017 have announced that the registration for the conference is now live: www.quaynote.com  or www.bbaf.aero. Staged in its customary time-slot of early / mid- August, BBAF, this year`s event program is eagerly anticipated.   Delegates will take part in conference focused...
Business Leaders Who Are Also Pilots Say: Stand Strong Against ATC Privatization Washington, DC, June 19, 2017 – Today, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) registered its enthusiastic support for a letter from more than 100 American business leaders – nearly all of whom are pilot-CEOs – to U.S. House and Senate leaders, stating their unified opposition to turning the nation’s air traffic control (ATC) system over to an entity...
NBAA Announces Recipients of 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships Long Beach, CA, June 14, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the 34 recipients of the 2017 Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarships. These individuals will be recognized during NBAA’s Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Conference, held from June 13 -15 in Long Beach, CA. The NBAA Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Scholarship...
NATA Names New Board of Directors Members Washington, DC, June 14, 2017 – Last week at its annual Membership Meeting, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the election of Greg Schmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer, Pentastar Aviation in Waterford, MI, as Chair of the NATA Board of Directors. Reelected to serve an additional term were Curt Castagna, Aerolease Group and Guy Hill, Jr., Hill...
Baker Aviation Appoints Eric Green to Part 145 Accountable Manager June 2017 – Addison, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full service aircraft maintenance, management, and charter company in North Texas, announced that Eric Green has joined Baker Aviation Maintenance as Accountable Manager. As a skilled aviation manager and U.S. Navy veteran, Eric Green brings extensive process and quality management expertise to Baker Aviation that includes ASA quality...
Columbus Jet Joins The Paragon Network Houston, TX – June 13, 2017– Columbus Jet at Bolton Field Airport (KTZR) in Columbus, OH is now an elite member of the Paragon Network. Columbus Jet is a sister company to Indy Jet at KMQJ in Indianapolis, IN, another first-class Paragon Network FBO. Columbus Jet is the fastest choice to downtown Columbus and surrounding business hubs. With a 5,500 foot runway, ILS precision...